The Detrimental Aftereffects of Smoke Damage and How Smoke Damage Restoration Can Help The real estate market is thriving at the moment. Most agents will tell you that there has never been a more competitive time in real estate. Houses are in tremendous demand. Given that, very few properties stay on the market for very long before getting a handful of generous bids. However, the houses that do linger on the market have displeasing flaws – smoke damage being the most common and most appalling. Though your home may suffer from a persistent smell of smoke, smoke damage restoration is a worthwhile process that will remove such odors from your home. Using Smoke Damage Restoration to Repair Your Property Value As a study sponsored by Pfizer Canada recently reported, homes that had traces of cigarette smoke decreased in value by as much as 30 percent. A $250,000 house decreased in value by 30 ...
April 23, 2018Robert
If your home or business has been damaged by a fire, it takes more than just repairing the damage to return your structure to normal. Grease fires, accidental spills, electrical fires, and other common causes of fire damage in commercial and residential buildings can also leave traces behind in the form of smoke. If you are repairing fire damage, you should also hire smoke removal services in Canton. This is the only way to truly remove all signs of fire damage. Normally, fire damage restoration involves tearing out damaged appliances, discarding burnt possessions and furniture, replacing drywall, repainting, and sometimes even replacing flooring. This work is simple and easy-to-plan. After all, you must simply look for the charred, blackened, or obliterated elements in the building. While this work may be pricey, failing to hire smoke odor elimination will be at your peril. Why? These are the top reasons why you ...
March 27, 2017Robert
Unpleasant smells can be difficult to live with. Whether you have just purchased a new home that smells like smoke, whether you have discovered a skunk in your basement, or whether you just can’t rid your home of an unusual odor, it’s often a good idea to call a professional odor removal service. Of course you can to remove odors by yourself, but home remedies only work for smaller jobs and only cover up the smell. A professional can eliminate the source of odors and seal any remaining smells. Home Remedies Only Work Locally Of course, there are quite a few home remedies for bad smells. For example, a smelly garbage disposal can be addressed with baking soda, vinegar, and lemon. You may also be able to cover up a urine stain (whether it’s caused by a potty-training child or a pet that’s not quite litter-trained) on your carpet with good-smelling products ...
January 16, 2017Robert
Smoke seeps into walls, furniture, draperies, carpeting, and even books. It can make a home smell terrible. Many people try spray deodorizers and scented candles, but that only masks the odor for a short time. Everything affected must be properly cleaned, which is why Marietta smoke cleaning services can benefit you. Here are a few specific reasons why. FEMA The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) offers some suggestions: Leave windows and doors open as much as possible. Place bowls of vinegar around the room with the smoke damage and leave them for several days. If you can't stand the smell of vinegar, you can add a little lavender oil. Sprinkle liberal amounts of baking soda over furniture, carpet and floors, let stand for an extended period, then vacuum. Wash household items, including knick-knacks. Launder clothing and add white vinegar to the rinse cycle, or dry clean if required. Use a deodorizing, not ...
January 11, 2017Robert
ONEighty Solutions can eliminate even the worst odors. Our service technicians will come to your home, business, or other location and eradicate harsh smells without the use of harmful chemicals. Unpleasant odors can invade a space without invitation. They can be caused by bacterial infections, illness, long-past cigarette smoke, or even be the result of water damage. An overwhelming smell in your home, apartment, or living space is a problem. While masking house odors with a candle or an air freshener can make things tolerable in the short term, a stink can affect your quality of life, the value of your home or vehicle, and even your health, if allowed to linger long term. ONEighty Solution has the remedy. Our odor remediation solution removes unpleasant scents like pet urine, mold, fire and smoke odors, from apartments, homes, hotels, schools, vehicles, and hospitals. If your nose feels a sting when you enter ...
October 5, 2016Robert
Cigarette smoke smell is a strong and pervasive one that can linger for months and even years after the last cigarette smoke was exhaled in a space. It invades and sticks to curtains, carpet, furniture and even walls. While a home remedy may remove some of lingering smoke odor, a professional solution can eliminate the scent from a car or home. ONEighty Solutions is the number one odor removal company, and our odor removal services are commonly used in schools, vehicles, houses, hotels, apartments, and hospitals. With its chemical-free solutions, odors are eliminated.
October 5, 2016Robert